When collecting security metrics, the IT team is typically interested in knowing how many vulnerabilities were found, patched or remediated. But business leaders need different information; executives want to know about improvements, trends, and percentage changes. In Which Security Metrics Matter Most? Scott Hollis points out that the key to a successful security metrics program is knowing your audience.
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